Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for C++ skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited C++ over the 6 months to 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

C++
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 59 62
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3 -2
Contract jobs citing C++ 14 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.69% 0.43% 0.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.99% 1.33% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 4
Northamptonshire median daily rate £365 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.22% +4.62% -38.10%
10th Percentile £345 £330 £313
90th Percentile £372 £350 £801
East Midlands median daily rate £374 £340 £325
% change year-on-year +10.00% +4.62% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - £42.50
East Midlands median hourly rate £22.50 £38.50 £44.00
% change year-on-year -41.56% -12.50% -

C++ is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 351 226 261
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 42.44% 32.71% 32.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 153 194
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £312 £281 £300
90th Percentile £525 £538 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 8
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - £10.59 £54.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -80.58% +186.84%
East Midlands median hourly rate £42.25 £47.50 £40.75
% change year-on-year -11.05% +16.56% +129.58%

C++
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

Job postings citing C++ as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire.

Job vacancy trend for C++ in Northamptonshire

C++
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing C++ in Northamptonshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for C++ in Northamptonshire

C++
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ in Northamptonshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for C++ in Northamptonshire

C++
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C++ within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 25 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -5 13 £365 +7.22% 1
C++
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing C++ also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Northamptonshire region with a requirement for C++.

1 12 (85.71%) Cryptography
1 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 11 (78.57%) HTML
2 11 (78.57%) Java
2 11 (78.57%) CSS
2 11 (78.57%) HTML5
2 11 (78.57%) CSS3
3 10 (71.43%) Android
3 10 (71.43%) Git (software)
3 10 (71.43%) Test Automation
3 10 (71.43%) Confluence
3 10 (71.43%) AngularJS
3 10 (71.43%) Gradle
3 10 (71.43%) Jenkins
3 10 (71.43%) Android SDK
3 10 (71.43%) Android Development
3 10 (71.43%) Android NDK
3 10 (71.43%) Ionic Framework
3 10 (71.43%) Secure Coding
3 10 (71.43%) C
3 10 (71.43%) JIRA
3 10 (71.43%) Unit Testing
3 10 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
5 2 (14.29%) Quality Management
5 2 (14.29%) Finance
5 2 (14.29%) BASE24
5 2 (14.29%) Tandem
5 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) NonStop SQL

C++
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (71.43%) Confluence
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) NonStop SQL
2 1 (7.14%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Git (software)
1 10 (71.43%) Gradle
1 10 (71.43%) Jenkins
1 10 (71.43%) JIRA
2 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 10 (71.43%) Android Developer
3 2 (14.29%) BASE24 Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Development Manager
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce Manager
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) CSS
1 11 (78.57%) CSS3
1 11 (78.57%) HTML
1 11 (78.57%) HTML5
2 10 (71.43%) Android NDK
2 10 (71.43%) Android SDK
2 10 (71.43%) AngularJS
2 10 (71.43%) Ionic Framework
3 1 (7.14%) .NET
3 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Tandem
1 2 (14.29%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Cryptography
2 10 (71.43%) Android Development
2 10 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (71.43%) Secure Coding
2 10 (71.43%) Test Automation
2 10 (71.43%) Unit Testing
3 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Front End Development
4 2 (14.29%) OO
4 2 (14.29%) OOP
4 2 (14.29%) Prototyping
4 2 (14.29%) Quality Management
4 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.14%) Document Management
5 1 (7.14%) OOD
5 1 (7.14%) SDLC
5 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 11 (78.57%) Java
3 10 (71.43%) C
4 2 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (7.14%) Perl
5 1 (7.14%) PHP
5 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
5 1 (7.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) HP